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Germano, Elio

Overview
Works: 58 works in 238 publications in 7 languages and 1,963 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  History  Romance films  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical films  Biography  Coming-of-age films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elio Germano
Mio fratello è figlio unico = My brother is an only child by Daniele Luchetti( Visual )

36 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a small Italian in the 60s and 70s, it tells the story of two brothers who want to change the world - in entirely different ways. Older brother Manrico is a handsome, charismatic firebrand, and his cheeky brother Accio who is in constant conflict with him, grow in opposite directions. Politically and socially, they argue, they fight and travel in separate directions. But the ties of their family will always bring them back together again
Respiro by Emanuele Crialese( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is set in a Sicilian fishing village, where lives Grazia, a carefree mother of three. She soon becomes the focus of her neighbours' gossip. While her fellow Lampedusians work and live hard, oblivious to their native paradise, Grazia alone is courageous enough to enjoy its treasures. Her wild, sensual and free-spirited behaviour reflects the unrivaled beauty of her seaside village. She is neither understood nor accepted by the social conventions of the town, nor its strict tribal rules. Reveals the network of true affection inside the family
La nostra vita by Daniele Luchetti( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La nostra vita: Claudio, a construction worker, works on a site in the suburbs of Rome. He is madly in love with his wife who is pregnant with their third child. However, when he finds the remains of an illegal immigrant under the site and doesn't report it, fearing he'll be out of a job if construction comes to a halt, it upsets his simple and happy life
Padre Pio( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Italian and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religious biography of Francesco Forgione, better known to Catholic believers as the modern day saint Padre Pio. The friar's intense devotion manifested itself in the appearance of the stigmata - the wounds suffered by Christ at Calvary
Do you like Hitchcock? by Dario Argento( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian master of horror Dario Argento returns to the thriller genre with this sly and sexy tribute to Hitchcock. Elio Germano stars as Giulio, a nerdy film student and lifelong voyeur, who begins to believe that two lovely young strangers may have conspired to commit a brutal murder. But when reel obsession leads to real danger, one question alone holds the key to terror: Do you like Hitchcock?
Diaz : don't clean up this blood by Daniele Vicari( Visual )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the anti-globalization protests against the G8 summit in Genoa, Italy, in July 2011, and the violent counter-attack by riot police
Il giovane favoloso( Visual )

11 editions published in 2015 in Italian and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon the life of illness-racked Italian poet and philosopher Giacomo Leopardi
Come dio comanda( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Italian and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provincia del Nord Italia. Una landa desolata alle pendici di maestose montagne. Qui vivono un padre e un figlio, Rino e Cristiano Zena. Rino è un lavoratore precario. Cristiano fa le scuole medie. Il loro è un rapporto d'amore tragico e oscuro. Rino educa suo figlio come può. Cristiano lo ama, lo venera, lo considera il suo faro, la sua guida spirituale. Hanno un solo amico. Si chiama Quattro Formaggi e non sta tanto bene per via di un incidente, la sua testa non funziona piú come prima. Quattro Formaggi vive per Rino, adora Cristiano, e passa le sue giornate in casa costruendo uno strano presepio, fatto di pupazzi, soldatini, bambole e oggetti che lui recupera dalle discariche della città
Magnifica presenza( Visual )

5 editions published in 2012 in Italian and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this modern ghost story, a young gay aspiring actor rents an apartment in the Monteverde district of Rome, haunted by a ghost-family of theatrical actors who are trapped there, disconnected from the real world, and eager to discover the identity of the whistle-blower connected to their tragic deaths during World War II
Das Ende ist mein Anfang ein Vater, ein Sohn und die grosse Reise des Lebens( Visual )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Italiener Tiziano Terzani, langjähriger Spiegel-Korrespondent für Asien und renommierter Autor, lädt seinen Sohn Folco zu sich in seinen Rückzugsort, einem kleinen Bergdorf nordwestlich von Florenz, ein. Es soll kein gewöhnlicher Besuch werden: Tiziano ist schwer an Krebs erkrankt und will in der Zeit bis zu seinem Tod seinem Sohn die Geschichte seines Lebens erzählen. Drei Monate lang werden Tiziano und Folco jeden Tag Gespräche führen, das eigene Leben reflektieren, über die Gesellschaft, die heutige Zeit, die Jugend und die Welt diskutieren. Doch allgegenwärtig ist der Tod und damit ein zentrales Thema des Films. (Quelle: cede.ch)
Che ne sarà di noi by Giovanni Veronesi( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Italian and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A coming-of-age comic tale about three eighteen-year-olds just out of high school who go to a Greek island following one of the boys' older girlfriend."--IMDb
Il passato è una terra straniera by Daniele Vicari( Visual )

6 editions published in 2009 in Italian and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A promising law student from a good family is driven by a cool cardsharper into a downward spiral of criminality, thus discovering an evil part of himself he has never known"--IMDb website
Mein Bruder ist ein Einzelkind( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in German and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ständig werden ihm Bruder und Schwester vorgezogen! Das macht den jungen Accio zum Rebellen. Als sein älterer Bruder, der Frauenschwarm Manrico, sich von den Mädels als Arbeiterführer bewundern lässt, heuert Accio zum Schrecken der Familie bei den Schwarzhemden an und träumt von der Konterrevolution. Bis er, der in Wirklichkeit schüchtern ist, sich in Manricos bildhübsche Freundin Francesca verliebt und an seinen politischen Freunden zu zweifeln beginnt - während Manrico immer fanatischer wird
Suburra by Stefano Sollima( Visual )

6 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Suburra, quartier malfamé de Rome, est le théâtre d'un ambitieux projet immobilier. L'Etat, le Vatican et la Mafia sont impliqués. En sept jours, la mécanique va s'enrayer : la Suburra va sombrer, et renaître
Napoleon et moi Napoleon in jaz by Paolo Virzì( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Elba island, 1814. Martino is a young teacher, idealist and strongly anti-Napoleon, in love with the beautiful and noble Baroness Emily. The young man finds himself serving as librarian to the Great Emperor in exile, whom he deeply hates, yet soon begins recording Napoleon's memoirs, getting to know and learning to value the man behind the myth. Among seductions and affairs, expectations and fears, he will craft a precise portrait that nevertheless will not manage to hide a final, inevitable, disappointment."--IMDb.com
Melissa P. by Lu ka gua da ni nuo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Italian and Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the sexual awakening of a young Sicilian girl as her experiences lead to heartache, self-doubt and deception in love
My brother is an only child Mio fratello E figlio unico( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The violent political unrest of 1960s Italy brings simmering tensions between two feuding brothers to the boiling point in this critically acclaimed film. Eager to distance themselves from each other, Accio (Elio Germano, Do You Like Hitchock?, Respiro: Grazia's Island) and older brother, Manrico (Riccardo Scamarcio, Romanzo Criminale, Three Steps Over Heaven), join opposing political parties but are tied together by their dysfunctional working-class family ... and a beautiful girl named Francesca. As the turbulent decade comes to a close, the brothers slowly discover they're more alike than they thought, but that realization might come too late
N : io e Napoleone( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elba island, 1814. Martino is a young teacher, idealist and strongly anti-Napoleon, in love with the beautiful and noble Baroness Emily. The young man finds himself serving as librarian to the Great Emperor in exile, whom he deeply hates, yet soon begins recording Napoleon's memoirs, getting to know and learning to value the man behind the myth. Among seductions and affairs, expectations and fears, he will craft a precise portrait that nevertheless will not manage to hide a final, inevitable, disappointment
Bella e perduta( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The foolish servant Pulcinella is sent from the depths of Mt. Vesuvius to present-day Campania to honor the last wishes of the poor shepherd Tommaso: his mission is to save a young buffalo called Sarchiapone. Pulcinella finds the animal at the former royal palace of Carditello, where Tommaso had looked after the ruined Bourbon estate in the heart of the Land of Fires. He takes the buffalo off to the north and the two servants, man and beast, travel through a beautiful and lost Italy, but their long journey's end does not bring what they were hoping for."--IMDB website
 
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Alternative Names
Aelius Germano

Elio Đermano

Elio Germano acteur italien

Elio Germano actor italiano

Elio Germano Italiaans acteur

Elio Germano Italian actor

Elio Germano italienischer Schauspieler

Elio Germano italiensk skådespelare

Elio Germano italiensk skodespelar

Elio Germano italiensk skuespiller

Елио Ђермано

Элио Джермано

אליו ג'רמאנו שחקן איטלקי

الیو جرمانو بازیگر ایتالیایی

엘리오 게르마노

エリオ・ジェルマーノ

艾利歐·傑曼諾

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